Daily Current Affairs March 26, 2023
Shri Bhupender Yadav launches Aravalli Green Wall Project, a major initiative to green 5 km buffer area around the Aravalli Hill Range in five states
- Shri Bhupender Yadav launched the Aravalli Green Wall Project in Haryana. At a function organized to celebrate the International Day of Forests at Tigli village in Haryana, Shri Bhupender launched the Aravalli Green Wall Project, a major initiative to green a 5 km buffer zone around the Aravalli range in five states.
- Shri Yadav unveiled a National Action Plan to combat desertification and land degradation through forest interventions.
Utah passes law requiring parents approval for kids to use social media
- Republican Governor Spencer Cox signed two measures requiring parental consent before children can register on social media sites. Utah became the first state to pass laws restricting children’s use of social media.
- The law helps prevent tech companies from using drug-like features to lure children into their apps.
Tamil Nadu State Disaster Management Policy– 2023
- State Disaster Management Policy and Tamil Nadu State Disaster Management Plan – 2023 was released by CM Stalin.
- This State Disaster Management Plan provides information on precautionary measures and capacity building exercises to deal with various types of disasters like floods, tsunamis, cyclones, droughts, heat waves, landslides, earthquakes, accidents at chemical plants and nuclear power plants.
PM Modi inaugurated the Bangalore Metro Rail Service
- Prime Minister Modi inaugurated the Madhusudhan Sai College of Medical Sciences and Research in Chikballapur, Bangalore in the presence of Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Pummy.
- After that, he inaugurated the metro rail service for a distance of about 13 km between KRpuram-Whitefield in Bangalore.
Isha Ambani wins Forbes award
- Young entrepreneur Isha Ambani has been awarded ‘GenNext Entrepreneur’ by Forbes India. Every year Forbes, the leading business magazine in India, presents the award for excellence in leadership.
- Isha Ambani is the daughter of Mukesh Ambani, who is the chairman and managing director of Reliance Industries Limited.
Pandya period sculpture at Thanjavur
- A 7 feet high slab stone relief sculpture of Brahma Shasta was found at Thanjavur. Depicted with black crown on head, veerachangili on chest and four arms.
- The 7 feet tall Brahma Shasta sculpture has not been found anywhere else in Tamil Nadu. The design of this sculpture shows the art of early Pandyas.
Ronaldo has participated in 197 matches
- Portugal face Liechtenstein in the qualifying match for the Euro football series.The match was Ronaldo’s 197th international cap.
- In this case, he has created the record of being the player who has played the most matches at the international level. With this, he has broken the record of Kuwaiti player Al-Mutawa. He is the top scorer with 120 goals in international matches so far.
Messi has set a new record by scoring 800 goals.
- The football match between Argentina and Panama was held in Buenos Aires. The match was Lionel Messi’s first international match for Argentina after winning the World Cup.
- Argentina won the match 2-0. Messi scored his 800th goal in this game.
India’s Nitu Gangas wins gold at World Women’s Boxing Championships
- The 13th World Women’s Boxing Championship was held in Delhi. In the final of the 48 kg category, Indian player Nitu Kangas clashed with Mongolian player Lutsihan Atletsetkai.
- India’s Nitu Gangas won the gold medal by defeating the Mongolian player on the basis of 5-0 points and set a record.
Independence Day of Bangladesh
- Bangladesh was a part of Pakistan from 1947 to 1971. Bangladesh became an independent country on 26 March 1971.
- In this war of liberation Bangladesh’s Mukti Vagini Force won against Pakistan with the help of Indian Army. Bangladeshi people celebrate this day as Independence Day.